Holidays to Spain 2016 / 2017
Travellers often book holidays to Spain in the Balearics Islands or popular resorts like Malaga and Benidorm. However, a Spain holiday can also involve historic cities like Seville and Valencia, or wine-growing areas like Costa de la Luz. Whether you want to laze on the beach in one of the Canaries like Lanzarote, or take a gastronomic tour of the Murcia region, we have a variety of all inclusive holidays to Spain to meet your needs.
In Spain, holidays are now more affordable than ever. A combination of budget airlines, new resorts and the opening of new areas to tourism has sent holidaymakers flocking to book cheap holidays in Spain. Familiar destinations like the Costa Brava, Ibiza and Majorca are still as popular as ever, but a growing number of tourists are booking villas in the Costa Dorada, Murcia and Valencia.
Booking Ahead - 2017 Holidays in Spain
If you’re looking to save money, then why not book ahead? - Great holiday deals and packages are now available for Spain holidays in 2017. The only dilemma you'll face is choosing which of the many fantastic Spanish destinations to go for! Whether you want to visit the Balearics, Canaries, Spanish Coast or anywhere else in Spain, we have some fantastic deals for you.
Booking ahead for your 2017 holiday to Spain has many advantages. Especially for families who are looking to save money. Parents can book holiday time off in advance so they can reserve the time off forthcoming school half term and summer holidays.
Book a holiday in Spain for 2017 and save money now.
Holiday Activities in Spain
Whether you choose a Spain holiday at a coastal region like the Costa del Sol, or an island like Majorca or Tenerife, you’ll get a lot of sun for your money, no matter what time of year you go. The beautiful beaches, superb scenery, delicious cuisine and a wealth of historical sites makes holidays to Spain a favourite with everyone.
With such a huge wealth of resorts and regions to choose from, Spain holidays attract every type of holidaymaker. Families can book cheap holidays to spain in Gran Canaria and Menorca for the sandy beaches, Mediterranean climate and relaxed lifestyle. Couples can book Spain holidays in Barcelona and Madrid for the designer fashions and cultural sites. Fun-loving singles can book holidays in Spain for the party beaches of Ibiza and Tenerife for Sangria-fuelled fun.
Your holiday in Spain offers you the chance to stay in secluded villas at Costa Almeria and Fuerteventura or in all-inclusive hotels in Majorca and Costa Dorada. We have cheap all inclusive holidays to these locations and many other top Spanish destinations.
Spain – Holiday Destination Information
Key Information: Spain is made up of 17 autonomous regions, all of which have differing cultures and features. Spain is a very popular holiday destination due to its warm climate and great holiday resorts in popular places like the Costa Del Sol or The Balearic Islands.
Ideal Time to Go: April, May, June, September & October are the best months to holiday in Spain as the weather is generally great you will be outside of the peak holiday season, which often means your holiday works out cheaper.
Weather: Due to the large size of Spain, it has many different climates so the weather could differ quite a lot depending on where in Spain you decide to take your holiday:.
Northern Spain - the weather is largely the same all year round, sunny with high temperatures but also plenty of rain.
Southern Spain - the weather is very hot and sunny during summer but really quite mild during winter with cooler temperatures.
Central Spain - typically hot summers and cold winters. There’s rarely rain in Central Spain but if there is, it will likely rain hard.
Eastern Spain - milder and warmer than Central Spain; typically Eastern Spain stays dry during summer & winter and gets rain in spring & autumn.
You can read more about the weather in the Balearic Islands here and the Canary Islands here.
Flight Time: Direct flights from London to Madrid take little under 2 and a half hours.
Time Difference: Spain is 1 hour ahead of UK time.
Currency: Euro (€)
Fun Fact: 45% of all olive oil in the world comes from Spain.
Top Tip: Large tips aren’t expected in Spain so you can keep things cheap on your holiday by tipping their average rate of around 5-10%.
Where to Go on Your Spain Holiday
Spain is a marvellous place with wonderful things to do and beautiful sights to see, here are our top picks for places to visit during your holiday in Spain:
Costa del Sol – This is a great place to spend your holiday if you’re looking for a fun and active getaway, there’s great nightlife, water sports and fun family activities to be had in Costa del Sol, it’s very much a tourist oriented destination.
Montserrat – This is more for the adventurer who wants to climb rocks and go hiking in an exotic country, but it’s also a great place to visit during your holiday to admire the beautiful views that Spain has to offer.
Siam Park (Tenerife) – Also referred to as ‘The Water Kingdom’ Siam Park is one of the most exciting places to visit with your family during your Spain holiday whether you’re a child or an adult. You can obviously take part in many water based activities whilst you’re there, or you can relax and admire the views in one of many of their designated ‘chill areas’. Don’t be fooled into thinking this is just for the kids though, as well as many child-friendly activities on site, there are also more extreme ventures to partake in for the adrenaline junkies out there.
Spain - How to Get There
Due to the popularity of Spain as a holiday destination, direct flights from the UK are available to many different regions of Spain all year round at cheap prices. We recommend flying directly to your Spain holiday as this works out quicker and often a lot cheaper.
Map of Spain